Topic: museums

My Primary School is at the Museum...

For many school children a museum visit is limited to a day, but a recent project saw local museums transformed into classrooms for an entire term.

The pupils and their teachers, from two primary schools and a nursery, were participating in a research project devised by Wendy James of Garbers & … Read more

Added: November 30, 2016Comments: 0

The Return of Curiosity: What Museums are Good for in the 21st Century...

Nicholas Thomas’ latest book The Return of Curiosity: What Museums are good for in the 21st century is a new fresh look into how museums play a big part in our society today.  Kids in Museums volunteer Ben Drew had a read and discovered a fascinating book which he’d wholeheartedly … Read more

Added: September 16, 2016Comments: 0

Workshop Highlights from Welcoming Families with Autism Workshop at the Science Museum London, 9 February 2016...

This hugely successful workshop trained over forty delegates on how to focus on families with autism in museums. The workshop included talks from experts on autism and gave real examples of museums who are working to provide an accessible and welcoming environment. Inspiring ideas were shared between large and small … Read more

Added: February 17, 2016Comments: 0

Huge History Lesson challenges students to delve into the history of objects...

TES and British Museum have joined forces to stage ‘The Huge History Lesson’ competition, which invites students to present their own historical enquiry into an object. 

Working individually or in groups, students pick an object from either a local museum or the TES Teaching History with 100 Objects website, which features collection … Read more

Added: November 4, 2015Comments: 0

New Tate Modern to open in June 2016...

Schoolchildren will see the new museum first on special preview day

The new Tate Modern will host 5,000 schoolchildren from around the UK for a special preview on 16 June, before opening to the general public on Friday 17 June, 2016.

The highly anticipated galleries will include … Read more

Added: October 29, 2015Comments: 0

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